CASS COUNTY, Mo.— A Creighton, Mo. driver recovers after a rollover accident in Cass County Thursday evening.
According to highway patrol Troop A, Michael L. Vermillion drove south on MO-7 when his vehicle departed from the right side of the road. The vehicle struck an embankment, went airborne and struck an electrical pole, then overturned. When the electrical pole fell, its cables landed on a vehicle driven by Jarred L. Smith, of Clinton. Smith remained unharmed. An ambulance took Vermillion to a hospital for treatment of serious injuries. Vermillion failed to wear a seat-belt at the time of the crash.